Sturgeon Habitat Restoration, Monitoring, and Education in the Detroit River

Grant: # 0232

Grant Amount: $108,666.19

Board Decision Year: 2002

University of Michigan - Division of Research Development & Admin (Ann Arbor)

Division of Research Development & Admin

Read, Jennifer ([email protected]) 734-763-2642

GLFT - Ecosystem Health and Sustainable Fish Populations-E - Ecological and biological fisheries research to inform management

Project Details

This project consisted of three related components: construction of three demonstration lake sturgeon spawning reefs, a public education program, and a robust monitoring program. The project's goal was to enhance a healthy and self-sustaining population of lake sturgeon in the river. This project had a consortium of federal, state, university, local, and nongovernmental agencies and organizations assisting with meeting goals.


Final Report